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Johnson Beach

13333 Johnson Beach Rd, Gulf Islands National Seashore, Pensacola, FL 32507-9608
+1 850-934-2600
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Ahhhh Relaxation

This is a lovely beach. Off season it is absolutely peaceful. This beach is a favorite of mine... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Holly A
Fancy Gap, Virginia
via mobile

Nice, clean, serene, and not crowded. Beautiful beach with history, good place to go birding... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Honolulu, Hawaii
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“national park” (17 reviews)
13333 Johnson Beach Rd, Gulf Islands National Seashore, Pensacola, FL 32507-9608
+1 850-934-2600
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely beach. Off season it is absolutely peaceful. This beach is a favorite of mine and my guests regardless what time of year. It does have an entrance fee which is well worth it!!

Thank Holly A
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Nice, clean, serene, and not crowded. Beautiful beach with history, good place to go birding, walking, fishing, and relaxing. There are multiple beach access spread all throughout and parking along the side of the road is permitted. At the end of the paved road, you...More

Thank phalanxye
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Been visiting here since I was little. Brought my girls to visit since they were babies and now my grandsons. Taught them to cast a net, fish, and enjoy this beautiful peace of heaven. I hope this beach stays as a place for all to...More

Thank Suzanne Y
Reviewed 28 December 2016

What a beautiful, little known, sugar white sands beach National Park. The park is great for tanning, shelling (especially after a storm),beaching, swimming, fishing and at night star-gazing.

1  Thank Blitz P
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

This secluded beach is stunning. Filled with beautiful sea birds, seashells, and a panoramic ocean view that extends forever, you'll find everything you need for a relaxing/energizing stroll. Everything, except other people, which makes it extra special. The sand is so white, Northerners will have...More

1  Thank karen k
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Great covered picnic area with restrooms right on the beach, walking trails, great sand-dunes to play in, designated area (last 3 miles of the island) unofficially consider "Johnson's Nude Beach).... check the internet. Nominal daily rate, annual passes, and great National Park rate for life...More

3  Thank johnm1313
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Enjoy this beach immensely. The sand is beautiful and love to look for shells. Also enjoy the waves and watching the sand crabs emerge.

1  Thank ruth2835
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Just a great stretch of beach in the most natural of settings. Varies from busy covered facilities to deserted stretches requiring long walks from your parked car. A little bit of gulf, some inter-coastal and even some primitive camping. Don't hesitate to make this a...More

1  Thank Denis B
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Johnson's beach is quickly becoming one of our favorite beaches. Its a shame that the government doesn't improve the facilities in that this could be the premier beaches in the area.

Thank Graylar
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This park is on a peninsula with clean white sand beaches. If you want seclusion, this is for you. There is a nature trail through part of the park to walk. Fishing is also an activity to do. We saw a blue heron eyeing a...More

1  Thank twa63
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Kerry J
9 May 2017|
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Response from BlueHighwayTraveler | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. National seashore, like a national park.
Uniqua B
9 May 2017|
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Response from johnm1313 | Reviewed this property |
Johnson's 7-mile long beach is BOTH 3-miles of "FAMILY" beach and 4 miles of "NUDE" beach if desired, including the sand-dunes between the Gulf side beach and the intercostal side beach. It is all a Federal park, so... More
william d
5 February 2017|
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Response from Glen Michael H | Reviewed this property |
No fires